IPL 2020 Purple Cap : Mohammad Shami back on top in Purple Cap race ahead of Rabada

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KingsXI Punjab pacer Mohammad Shami has to take once again taken top place in the IPL 2020 Purple Cap race. In the match against Mumbai, Indian Shami took the wicket of …… to displace Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada from the top position.

The South African pacer has picked seven wickets so far in IPL 2013 and now is behind Shami. In the third place is Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Sam Curran who currently has five wickets from 3 games followed by Yuzvendra Chahal (RCB) and Trent Boult of Mumbai Indians.

IPL 2020 Purple Cap Leaderboard 

No. Player M Ins Ov Runs Wkts BBI Avg Econ SR 4w/5w
1 Mohammad Shami 4 4 15 118 8 3/15 14.75 7.86 11.25 0/0
2 Kagiso Rabada 3 3 12 75 7 3/26 10.71 6.25 9.71 0/0
3 Sheldon Cottrell 4 4 14 113 6 2/17 18.83 8.07 14.4 0/0
4 Sam Curran 3 3 12 88 5 3/33 17.6 7.33 14.4 0/0
5 Yuzvendra Chahal 3 3 12 91 5 3/18 18.2 7.58 13.60 0/0
Shami’s captain KL Rahul continues to be the highest run-scorer in IPL 2020 with 222 runs from three games. He is closely followed by his teammate and centurion Mayank Agarwal who is just one run behind his captain in the leading run-scorer leaderboard of IPL 2020.

IPL 2020 Orange Cap Leaderboard 

 No. Player M Ins NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100/50 4s/6s
1 KL Rahul 3 3 1 222 132* 111 142 156.33 1 7/7
2 Mayank Agarwal 3 3 0 221 106 73.66 130 170 1 11/4
3 Faf du Plessis 3 3 1 173 72 86.50 116 149.13 0/2 16/8
4 Sanju Samson 2 2 0 159 185 79.50 74 214.86 0/2 5/6
5 AB De  Villiers 3 3 1  140 55* 70.00 72 184.21 0/2 13/7

 

Talking about the points table then, Delhi Capitals are leading the chart, while KKR is now second on the points table and RR acquire third place. Delhi Capitals took back the top in IPL 2020 Points Table as Rajasthan Royals suffered their first loss of IPL 2020 to Kolkata Knight Riders by 37 runs on Wednesday. The win saw KKR move to the second spot on the points table, while RR slipped to the third position.

Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore is fourth on the chart, while Kings XI Punjab with 1 victory from 3 games is in the 5th place in the latest points table standings of IPL 2020.

Defending champions Mumbai Indians are sixth currently, while Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings are at seventh and eighth positions respectively.

Check out the IPL 2020 Points table:

Indian Premier League P W L D NRR Pts
1 Mumbai Indians 4 2 2 0 +1.094 4
2 Delhi Capitals 3 2 1 0 +0.483 4
3 Kolkata Knight Riders 3 2 1 0 +0.117 4
4 Rajasthan Royals 3 2 1 0 -0.2019 4
5 Royal Challengers Bangalore 3 2 1 0 -1.450 4
6 Kings XI Punjab 4 1 3 0 +0.521 2
7 Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 1 2 0 -0.228 2
8 Chennai Super Kings 3 1 2 0 -0.840 2

In the 13th game of IPL 2020, KXIP will take on MI on 1st October at 7:30 pm IST.

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